Emory University

Biohacking Your Brain's Health

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Karima Benameur, MD

Instructor: Karima Benameur, MD

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No prior experience required
13 hours to complete
3 weeks at 4 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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Taught in English

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There are 4 modules in this course

In this first week, you'll get a simple primer on the brain before diving into the history of nutrition and landmark studies on certain diets that can improve brain health.

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13 videos5 readings2 quizzes

During our second week, we'll uncover what exercise does to the brain (including physical and mental exercises) and look at human and animal research that provides us with these insights.

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7 videos2 readings2 quizzes

For our third week, we'll uncover the neuroscience behind meditation and mindfulness and recognize the effects of meditation on brain activity and brain structure.

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8 videos3 readings2 quizzes

In this final week, we'll look at how sleep works as an active process in the brain, assess the effects of sleep deprivation, and consider helpful practices for improved sleep and brain health.

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6 videos3 readings2 quizzes

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4.5 (450 ratings)
Karima Benameur, MD
Emory University
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